Tim Laursen performs in-studio with his incredible Robot Drummers, and Andrew Terranova from Let’s Make Robots shows off his impressive collection of homemade bots. Catch up on video and notes from the show here.
- Digi-Key giveaway prize: SumoBot Kit
- Maker Shed deal: Spend $50 or more in the robotics category and check out with the code MAKELIVE2 for free shipping within the U.S. through July 27th.
- Robot Film Festival
- Spazzi Dance Bots: tutorial on Make: Projects, Maker Shed parts bundle
- Roomba Recon bot in MAKE v27
- Yellow Drum Machine on Make: Projects
- Blind Lemon drumbot
- Highly Liquid
- Owl drummer robot backpack
- Rainbow drummer
The robot countdown! Our favorite ten bots:
- #10 Jartron
- #9 i-Sobot
- #8 Kismet
- #7 CNC Hexapod Router
- #6 Chopsticks the Spider Robot
- #5 Shakey
- #4 Mousey the Junkbot
- #3 R2-D2 – builder’s club editions
- #2 Johnny 5 from Short Circuit, controlled by telemetry suit
- #1 Keepon
Want to show us your project? Upload a video or photos and send a link to email@example.com.
Make: Live 13: Maker Faire Detroit
Friday July 29th, 9pm ET/6pm PT
Watch at makezine.com/live or on UStream
Please join us in the UStream chat or mark tweets with #makelive to interact live with the show.